Guyana Bordering Countries: Brazil
Regional Maps: Map of South America
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Where is Guyana?
Guyana Satellite Image
Guyana is located in northern South America. Guyana is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, Venezuela to the west, Brazil to the south, and Suriname to the east.
Google Earth is a free program from Google that allows you to explore satellite images showing the cities and landscapes of Guyana and all of South America in fantastic detail. It works on your desktop computer, tablet, or mobile phone. The images in many areas are detailed enough that you can see houses, vehicles and even people on a city street. Google Earth is free and easy-to-use.
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Amuku Mountains, Atlantic Ocean, Berbice River, Courantyne River, Cuyuni River, Essequibo River, Mazaruni River, Pakaraima Mountains and Tacutu River.
Guyana Natural Resources:
Mineral resources for the country of Guyana include bauxite, gold and diamonds. Other natural resources include hardwood timber, shrimp, and fish.
Guyana Natural Hazards:
A natural hazard for Guyana is the flash floods, which are a constant threat during rainy seasons.
Guyana Environmental Issues:
An environmental issue for Guyana, in northern South America, is deforestation. In addition, the country has water pollution from agricultural and industrial chemicals, and from sewage.
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